MARQUETTE — The Escanaba volleyball team hasn’t had bragging rights in the Great Northern Conference since 2003.
But that all changed Saturday after the Eskymos swept their four league foes to capture the GNC Tournament championship at Marquette High School. The tourney title and season ...
ESCANABA — Many former Gladstone High School athletes and coaches got a chance to enjoy a visit to memory lane Saturday night during the Seventh Annual Gladstone Hall of Fame induction cermonies at the Quality Inn & Suites in Escanaba.
“This absolutely brought back memories,” said ...
FLINT — Superior Central scored on its first play from scrimmage and rolled to a 62-7 non-conference football victory Saturday against the Michigan School for the Deaf.
Quarterback Beau Rondeau connected with DJ Johns on a 40-yard TD pass on the Cougars’ first play from scrimmage. Rondeau ...
GWINN — Bark River-Harris kept its playoff hopes alive Friday night, earning a 28-14 football triumph over the Gwinn Modeltowners.
The non-conference victory enabled the Broncos to snap a three-game losing streak. Gwinn fell to 2-6 with its fifth straight loss.
“It had been a rough ...
GLADSTONE — The Seventh Annual Bot Trot five-kilometer run/walk is set for Saturday at 10 a.m. at Gladstone High School.
Check-in and registration begins at 8:30. Entry fee is $20 through Saturday and $25 next week.
Registration forms with payment can be sent to Gladstone FIRST Robotics ...
ESCANABA — Gladstone High School junior Adam Bruce set a course record in the Fourth Annual Escanaba Diehard Run, covering the four-mile course in 22 minutes, 10 seconds on a cloudy, windy and blustery Sunday.
He was followed by his cross country coach Gary Whitmer (24:59), Mike Jenkins of ...
OSHKOSH, Wis. — Bay College concluded its inaugural cross country season Saturday with the women taking 23rd place and the men finishing 26th in the University of Wisconsin-Oshkosh Invitational.
Stephenson native Caitlyn Havelka led the Norse in 117th place, covering the six-kilometer ...
Newberry at Manistique, 7
Mid Peninsula at Superior Central, 7:30
Bark River-Harris at North Central, 7:30
Norway Invitational, 4:30
Gladstone at Marquette, TBA
Rapid River at Munising, 7
Kingsford at ...
ESCANABA — Then there were four.
Four is the number of schools, which sponsor cross country, remaining in the Great Northern Conference.
Marquette swept both ends of the title, with the girls winning for the 18th consecutive year and the boys taking their fifth straight ...
OCONTO, Wis. — The Escanaba football team took advantage of opportunities, played stellar defense and reeled of its sixth straight with a 21-7 decision Friday night against the host Oconto Blue Devils.
Fullback Cody Vandermissen scored on a pair of first-half touchdown runs and linebacker ...
RAPID RIVER — The Forest Park volleyball team came ready to play Thursday night as it swept Rapid River 3-0 (26-24, 25-17, 25-15).
Rapid River gave Forest Park a fight in the early going, but the Trojans came out of the first set victorious and were just too much for the Rockets through the ...
RAPID RIVER — It was homecoming night at Rapid River Friday, but North Central did all the celebrating after a 36-0 eight-player football triumph over the top-ranked Rockets.
The victory, in all probability, enabled the Jets to qualify for the post-season.
North Central, which improved to ...
EBEN — Buchanan native Kris Bray considers herself an “Honorary Yooper.”
Even though she’s been at Superior Central Schools since 1999, she still leans toward the honorary tag.
“I am an Honorary Yooper,” Bray said. “One of my kids told me so. One time I put duct tape over my ...
IRON MOUNTAIN — Gladstone’s first season in the Mid-Peninsula Conference football ranks resulted in a championship Friday at Mountaineer Stadium.
Upset-minded Iron Mountain jumped out to a 12-0 lead but Gladstone took over in the second half for a 28-12 victory. Quarterback Darin Johnson ...
By Dennis Grall
For the Daily Press
ESCANABA — Sweetgrass Golf Club was a crucial stop for members of the Symetra Tour this season.
Ten women who played in the seventh edition of the Island Resort Championship in June have advanced to the LPGA Tour. Each season the top 10 money winners ...
ESCANABA — The Fourth Annual Escanaba Diehard four-mile run is set for Sunday at 2 p.m. in Ludington Park.
Registration begins at 12:30 near the tennis courts. There is no entry fee. But freewill donations, which are optional, will be accepted.
Ribbons will be awarded to the top three ...
CARNEY — The Carney-Nadeau Wolves avoided a letdown in the third set Thursday night as they posted a 3-0 (25-7, 25-10, 26-24) volleyball triumph over the North Central Jets.
“We kind of relaxed a little,” said Carney coach Steve Kedsch. “We made a few unforced errors and it seemed to ...
NLL tournament at Beaver Island, TBA
Bay College at Wisconsin-Oshkosh, noon
Superior Central at Flint Michigan School for the Deaf, 1
Newberry at Manistique, 7
Mid Peninsula at Superior Central, ...
NEGAUNEE — Adam Bruce was nearly in top form Thursday as he captured the Mid-Peninsula Conference cross country title at the Negaunee Township Hall.
The Gladstone junior covered the 3.1-mile course in 16 minutes, 42 seconds.
He was followed by Ishpeming’s Spencer Giroux (17:21) and ...